Assistive Technology | Equipment Prescriptions

Assistive Technology is a phrase used to describe any equipment that can assist with, improve or develop skills for participation in daily activities. Appropriately identified equipment can assist clients’ through improving their independence, better manage mobility, transfers, positioning and pressure care needs, or to assist others with managing their care roles. Equipment prescriptions covers a wide range of services from low risk/low cost solutions such as toileting and cooking aids, through to complex customised equipment solutions such as commodes, hoists, hospital style beds, or pressure care and postural positioning seating systems.

Coffs Coast Occupational Therapy are specifically trained in evaluating and determining the most appropriate equipment to meet your individualised needs. From off-the-shelf items to highly customised solutions to maximise independence, boost confidence, improve daily life, and maintain relationships with others.